McCain success is radio hosts' fault

by Letter of the Week -- Who is responsible for giving us John McCain as the Republican nominee? I have asked myself this question many times since the primaries. Did the majority of the more…

McCain's version of 'maverick'

by Letter of the Week -- Having been associated with the business of either raising or tending cattle much of my life, I have seen the term "maverick" misused, misapplied and misunderstood near as more…

McDonald's encourages self-destruction

by Letter of the Week -- America is founded upon diversity of opinion above ethnicity and religion (a la First Amendment). We also hold religious expression dear. But this nation has absolutely no foundation more…

Obama, why don't you just go home?

by Letter of the Week -- Barack Obama, your visit here is just a waste of time; you're not wanted or needed here. We'll do just fine without you, and you'll probably do better more…

Yes, Obama, this is a Christian nation

by Letter of the Week -- Recently, we were reminded of Barak Obama's words from a year ago where he stated that America is no longer a Christian nation. His assertion was that America more…

Highway robbery

by Letter of the Week -- My wife and I just returned home from a road trip that took us 4,500-plus miles. We live in Oregon, where gasoline now includes 10 percent ethanol and more…

Where are the horror stories from Iowa?

by Letter of the Week -- I've been watching the media for the last two weeks, paying close attention to the coverage of the flooding in Iowa. While I am certain that there has more…

Obama vs. Ahmadinejad

by Letter of the Week -- Kudos to Rush Limbaugh for showing us that Obama cannot orate without his teleprompter, that his uplifting speeches were uplifted from his writers, and that he cannot talk more…

The politics of fear, Obama-style

by Letter of the Week -- I listened with an attentive ear Tuesday night as Sen. Obama delivered his victory speech in St. Paul, Minn. One line I really pondered was this: "But what more…

A nation of sheep

by Letter of the Week -- In case you haven't noticed, this once great country has become a "nation of sheep" at the mercy of the Washington, D.C., wolves. Except for our splendid combat more…